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Bankruptcy: Denial Of Final Decree – Standard Of Review – ‘Fully Administered’ Estate

  Shotkoski v. Fokkena (MLW No. 59879/Case No. 09-6063 - 8 pages) (U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel, Saladino, B.J.) Where Chapter 11 debtors appealed the denial of their motion for final decree, an abuse-of-discretion standard is used to review the bankruptcy court's denial order, so the decision as to whether an estate is "fully administered" is within the ...